Gender equality in South Asia

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21 March 2018

Of the 689 million children living in absolute poverty around the world, almost half live in South Asia. A major impediment to lifting children out of poverty in South Asia is an extreme gender equality gap. UNICEF Regional Office for South Asia recently produced a video that highlights these gender imbalances and the many obstacles girls and women face in the region that inhibits their ability to survive and thrive.

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